Administration Seeks to Restrict Antibiotics in Livestock

“The Obama administration announced Monday that it would seek to ban many routine uses of antibiotics in farm animals in hopes of reducing the spread of dangerous bacteria in humans. In written testimony to the House Rules Committee, Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, principal deputy commissioner of food and drugs, said feeding antibiotics to healthy chickens, pigs […]

The True Cost Of A Commercial Tomato

“Everybody seems to be going green, but some are doing it better than others. Companies that rush into sustainable practices without fully researching them, or ones that know they haven’t quite got it but are pushing it anyway, are in danger of the repercussions of ‘green-washing.’” A recent edition of The Packer, the “fresh fruit […]

Eating Slow at The Crossing

The Crossing Wine Dinner to Benefit Slow Food St. Louis Who: Slow Food St. Louis What: Fundraiser Where: The Crossing, Clayton, MO, 314.721.7375 When: Tuesday, July 7, 2009, 6:30pm – 10:00pmWhy: To show your support of businesses that support Slow Food St. Louis as several tickets are still available for tomorrow’s wine dinner, which is […]

Eating Slow at The Crossing

The Crossing Wine Dinner to Benefit Slow Food St. Louis Who: Slow Food St. Louis What: Fundraiser Where: The Crossing, Clayton, MO, 314.721.7375 When: Tuesday, July 7, 2009, 6:30pm – 10:00pmWhy: To show your support of businesses that support Slow Food St. Louis as several tickets are still available for tomorrow’s wine dinner, which is […]